Untold Stories
Host Charlie Shrem dives deep into the lives and personal histories of some of crypto's most influential leaders. A focus on personal stories weaves together a nuanced, untold narrative of how the crypto movement truly came to be.
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Crypto Podcasts Disrupt Traditional Media with ...
Sebastien Couture, Founder of Epicenter Podcast, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
45 min
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The Story of BitcoinCash, Bitcoin and Her Forks...
Amaury Sechet, Lead developer of Bitcoin Cash, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
46 min
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The Innovation of Money, Founder of Sögur Curre...
Ido Sadeh Man, Founder of Sögur Currency, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
48 min
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Dan Larimer: Creator of EOS & BitShares on the ...
Dan Larimer, Creator of BitShares, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
59 min
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Crypto Investigative Journalism with Samantha Y...
Samantha Yap, Founder of Yap Global, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
44 min
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Exploring Bitcoin's Dark Days with Cedric Dahl,...
Cedric Dahl, CEO of 1000x group & Creator of Buttercoin in 2013, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
58 min
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Year of the Yield: CEO of CoinMarketCap, Caryly...
Carylyne Chan, CEO of Coin Market Cap, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
50 min
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Crypto Politics 2020: CEO of HODLpac, Tyler Whi...
49 min
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Crypto Cannot be Uninvented: Co-Founder of Bloc...
Bart Stephens, Co Founder of Blockchain Capital, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
56 min
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Pioneering Internet Security with Stina Ehrensv...
Stina Ehrensvard, CEO of Yubico, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
46 min
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Former IRS Special Counsel Roger Brown & CEO Ro...
Roger Brown & Robert Materrazi of Lukka Tax, join Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
53 min
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Blockchain Fixes Healthcare: Patientory CEO, Ch...
Chrissa McFarlane, CEO of Patientory, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
38 min
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Rebuilding Wall Street: CEO of Celsius Network,...
Alex Mashinsky, CEO of Celsius Network, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
56 min
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The Future of Defi: CEO of DeversiFI, Will Harb...
Will Harborne, CEO of DeversiFI, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
58 min
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MyEtherWallet Founder Kosala Hemachandra on the...
Kosala Hemachandra, Founder of Ripple, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
56 min
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The Ripple Story: CTO David Schwartz on the Fou...
David Schwartz, CTO of Ripple, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
73 min
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The Ramifications of Printing Money: Tron Black...
Tron Black, of Medici Ventures, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
56 min
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Crypto Scams & Investigations: Chainalysis CSO ...
Jonathan Levin, CSO of Chainalysis, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
46 min
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Transparency and Trading: Coin Gecko CEO Bobby ...
Bobby Ong, CEO of Coin Gecko, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
52 min
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The Trojan Horse of Crypto – Colu CEO Amos Meir...
Amos Meiri, CEO of Colu, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
53 min
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Is Your Security at Risk? BlockFi CSO Adam Heal...
BlockFi Chief Security Officer Adam Healy joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
57 min
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Growing With the Industry: CoinCorner Cofounder...
59 min
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The Limits of Sovereignty and Surveillance: Uph...
JP Thieriot, CEO of Uphold, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
52 min
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Israel's Survival Mindset – LiquidApps CEO Beni...
Beni Hakak, CEO & Co‑founder of LiquidApps, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
62 min
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Is Crypto's Infrastructure Completed? BTSE.com ...
Jonathan Leong, cofounder and CEO of BTSE.com, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
49 min
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Branding an Empire? Bad Crypto's Joel Comm and ...
Bad Crypto Podcast's Joel Comm and Travis Wright join Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
58 min
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Who is Really Driving Cannabis Demand? Dr. Dani...
Dr. Daniel Stein, neurologist and medical cannabis expert, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
50 min
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Brandon Iles’ Journey from Creating the 1st Bit...
1st Bitcoin Android Wallet Creeator Brandon Iles, Cofounder of Ampleforth, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
47 min
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Do We Need Bitcoin? Francis Pouliot on Advocacy...
Francis Pouliot, Bitcoin advocate and CEO of Bullbitcoin.com, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
59 min
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Is Africa a Banking Desert? Paxful CEO Ray Yous...
Ray Youssef, CEO and Co-Founder of Paxful, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
51 min
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Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower Brittany Kais...
Brittany Kaiser, Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower and Own Your Data co-founder, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
50 min
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Is the US Falling Behind in Crypto? BinanceUS C...
Catherine Coley, CEO of BinanceUS, joins Charlie on today's episode of Untold Stories.
54 min
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The Jed McCaleb Story: Founding Stellar, Ripple...
Jed McCaleb, founder of Mt Gox, Ripple, and Stellar, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
47 min
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Petro Dollar Creator Gabriel Jiménez on Revolut...
Gabriel Jiménez, creator of the Petro Dollar, joins Charlie on today's episode of Untold Stories.
59 min
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Medium of Exchange or Store of Value? Bitcoin.c...
Mate Tokay, CEO of Bitcoin.com, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
50 min
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Pay Your Rent With Tesla Stock? Steve Ehrlich V...
Steve Ehrlich, CEO Of Voyager, joins Charlie Shrem on this episode of Untold Stories.
57 min
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What Did Satoshi Get Wrong About Banking? Journ...
Journalist and Author Ken Kurson joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
64 min
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Too Early or Too Late? Brock Pierce Talks How t...
Brock Pierce joins Charlie on this episode of Untold Stories.
67 min
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COVID Power Grab? Komodo CTO Kadan Stadelmann o...
Kadan Stadelmann, CTO of Komodo, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
50 min
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Satoshi's Identity in the Bitcoin Code? Ava Lab...
Emin Gun Sirer, Founder and CEO Ava Labs, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
70 min
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Bootstrapping a Decentralized Network? Hedera H...
Dr. Leemon Baird, co-founder and Chief Scientist of Hedera Hashgraph, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
56 min
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The Charles Hoskinson Story: Losing Faith in In...
Charles Hoskinson, Founder of Cardano and CEO of IOHK, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
67 min
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Environmentalists Have it Wrong! Genesis Mining...
Marco Streng, CEO of Genesis Mining joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
57 min
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Can Blockchain Fix Voting? DigiCash Founder Dav...
David Chaum, pioneering cryptographer and founder of the xx network, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
60 min
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Is the Middle Class in Danger? #TheMoneyHackers...
Dan Simon, author of The Money Hackers, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
57 min
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Redemption in Crypto? Neo & Bee Founder Danny B...
Danny Brewster, Founder of Fastbitcoins, joins Charlie Shrem on today’s episode of Untold Stories.
58 min
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Can Bitcoin Be Improved? BitTorrent Creator Bra...
Bram Cohen and Charlie Shrem discuss Bram's work on the 90's cryptocurrency project MojoNation, the contributions of cryptographers in Satoshi's circle including Hal Finney's pre-Bitcoin presentation, Bram's introduction to Bitcoin and his formative years in programming, his creation of BitTorrent, Proof of space and Proof of time, ASIC-resistance, mining, and the scaling debate.
75 min
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Who's Buying Bitcoin? Bitpanda's Co-CEOs Paul K...
Paul Klanschek, Eric Demuth, and Charlie Shrem sit down to discuss Bitpanda's unorthodox marketing techniques, how Eric and Paul started working together, what it's like with two CEOs, and the company's growth and environment.
67 min
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Is a Precious Metals Squeeze Coming? GoldSilver...
Justin O'Connell and Charlie Shrem discuss the Silk Road, Ross Ulbricht's arrest, and COVID19's effect on precious metals markets.
59 min
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OST and Pepo Founder Jason Goldberg on What Nee...
Jason Goldberg and Charlie Shrem discuss the roots of Pepo and OST, user experience, maximalism, tribalism, and Jason's belief in Bitcoin and Ethereum as the only layer 1's that matter.
58 min
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The Story of Crypto_Bitlord & COVID-19. From Wu...
Charlie Shrem sits down with @Crypto_Bitlord to discuss the COVID-19 outbreak.
66 min
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What's Next for Global Markets Post COVID-19? A...
Bill Barhydt and Charlie Shrem discuss the Coronavirus lockdown and Bill's market predictions.
70 min
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Secure Your Privacy for COVID-19 – Jameson Lopp...
Jameson Lopp and Charlie Shrem discuss personal privacy and Bitcoin.
66 min
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Mrinal Manohar, CEO of Casper Labs, Deep Dives ...
Mrinal Manohar and Charlie Shrem discuss Bitcoin's evolution, Casper Labs' focus on decentralization, and the pros and cons of PoW and PoS.
56 min
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What is Libra’s Mission? Bison Trails CEO Joe L...
Joe Lallouz and Charlie Shrem discuss imposter syndrome, non-Proof of Work blockchain infrastructure, the Libra Association, and the future of crypto.
72 min
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Is zk-SNARK the Key? Horizen Labs CEO Rob Vigli...
Rob Viglione and Charlie Shrem discuss Rob's move to Puerto Rico, Act 22, the launch of ZenCash, Horizen's sidechain technology and how it could be used to get other blockchains all working together.
67 min
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Hard Forks Better Than Soft Forks? Dev Peter To...
Peter Todd and Charlie Shrem discuss hard and soft forks, the Bitcoin scaling debate, and the lighting network.
70 min
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The Block CEO, Mike Dudas, on The Disaster of F...
Mike Dudas and Charlie Shrem discuss the purpose of crypto media, starting The Block, and the generational change in how people view and invest money.
69 min
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What's Pushing Bitcoins' Momentum? Marc Fleury,...
Marc Fleury and Charlie Shrem discuss bringing back the ICO, the physics of Proof of Work and mining energy expenditures, and end on a positive prediction.
77 min
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Who leaked the Mt. Gox Memo? Ryan Selkis, CEO o...
Ryan Selkis and Charlie Shrem discuss the Mt. Gox and Bitcoin's existential threats.
75 min
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A Crypto Industry Pilgrimage: BitcoinMagazine &...
David Bailey and Charlie Shrem discuss Bitcoin's changing narratives over the years.
68 min
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Crypto Tax Amnesty? CPA Clinton Donnelly Shares...
Clinton Donnelly and Charlie Shrem discuss crypto taxes, the IRS, the difference between big fish and small fish, and tax amnesty.
56 min
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Dash Core CEO Ryan Taylor Shares the Dash Philo...
Ryan Taylor and Charlie Shrem discuss Dash, adoption in Venezuela, and growing when other coins have not.
74 min
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Does Use Equal Value? Rodolfo Novak (NVK), CEO ...
Rodolfo Novak and Charlie Shrem discuss business philosophy, Bitcoin security risks, and whether or not there's still urgency in the Bitcoin community.
58 min
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Will 2020 Be Bitcoin's Year For Hockey Stick Gr...
Tuur Demeester and Charlie Shrem discuss Austrian economics, the levers of governmental power, survival mechanisms, challenging your irrational thoughts, and dealing with toxicity.
79 min
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BitAngles co-founder David A. Johnston Shares H...
David A. Johnston and Charlie Shrem discuss the early arguments around building on Bitcoin, the General Theory of Decentralized Applications, and the issues surrounding the scaling debate.
63 min
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Legal OG Marco Santori of Blockchain.com on Adv...
Marco Santori and Charlie Shrem discuss what makes a good lawyer, taking risks, and controlling the narrative in crypto.
81 min
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Does Liquid Democracy Work? Arthur Breitman of ...
Arthur Breitman and Charlie Shrem discuss creating a true digital commonwealth by incorporating liquid democracy and POS.
64 min
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Jake Brukhman, Founder of Coinfund: How to Beco...
Jake Brukhman, Founder of Coinfund: How to Become an Angel Investor, Bitcoin Voting Theory & Governance Models, and Scalability
78 min
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Jeff Garzik, CEO of Bloq, on Working With Satos...
Jeff Garzik and Charlie Shrem discuss Jeff's first hand experience with Satoshi, writing the first CPU miner for Bitcoin, the inception of altcoins, sidechains, tribalism, and the three models for Bitcoin going forward.
72 min
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How Andrew Kiguel, CEO of Hut8Mining, One of Th...
Andrew Kiguel and Charlie Shrem discuss the future of mining and the upcoming BTC halving and its effect on the industry.
69 min
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Untold Stories: 50th Episode - Charlie & Peter ...
Peter McCormack and Charlie Shrem discuss how podcasting has transformed their lives.
87 min
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Crypto’s Oldest PR Firm's David Wachsman on Mt....
David Wachsman and Charlie Shrem discuss PR's role in the Crypto Space.
73 min
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Bittrex CEO Bill Shihara on “Going Public” in t...
Bittrex CEO Bill Shihara and Charlie Shrem discuss how far the industry has come.
68 min
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Maxine Ryan, COO of BitSpark Shares the Gospel ...
Maxine Ryan and Charlie Shrem discuss what’s really going on in Hong Kong, the downfall of faith in the banking infrastructure and how people are preferring cash over using a banking facility.
74 min
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Vasja Veber, COO of Viberate, on Disruptive Inn...
Vasja Veber and Charlie Shrem discuss the impact his company is making in the music industry with Blockchain, an unimaginable scenario for the industry back then until the introduction of Viberate.
60 min
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Tim Byun, CEO of OKCoin and Formerly FDIC, on H...
Tim Byun and Charlie Shrem discuss stories of his workday and how Tim progressed all the way to being the CEO of a leading crypto company.
74 min
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OG Miner Marshall Long on Pioneering Crypto Esp...
Marshall Long and Charlie Shrem discuss esports and the origins of Bitcoin Classic.
73 min
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TradingView GM Pierce Crosby on the Magic of Te...
Pierce Crosby and Charlie Shrem discuss crypto trading in 2014 and highlights events and current trends shaping the crypto trading ecosystem.
71 min
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Ledger CEO Pascal Gauthier on the Narrative Shi...
Pascal Gauthier and Charlie Shrem discuss long road ahead and the idea of making the world a better place to live in.
66 min
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Coinlist Co-Founder Andy Bromberg on the Downfa...
Andy Bromberg and Charlie Shrem discuss why ICOs died, screening criteria for good crypto projects, regulations, current state of token projects, new approach to crypto fundraising, security tokens, post-release token trade and uncertainty in the blockchain industry.
65 min
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LIVE from SF: Kraken CEO Jesse Powell on a Deca...
Jesse Powell and Charlie Shrem discuss how tokens are listed, exchange security, capital efficiency, self-regulation & government support for crypto.
65 min
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OG Dan Held on Launching ZeroBlock in 2013, 1st...
Dan Held joins Charlie to share his interesting experiences and opinions in the crypto sphere. He breaks the media stereotype of POW and talks about its efficiencies.
72 min
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VP of the Democratic Party of Kosovo, MP Memli ...
Memli Krasniqi and Charlie Shrem discuss Kosovo’s maximum tax rate of just 10% and how its economy is in just 20 years now comparable to well established European economies.
74 min
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OG Bitcoin Pioneer George Mandrik on Guns & Dru...
George Mandrik and Charlie Shrem discuss working together at BitInstant, his experience with ASIC mining, and moving to Blockchain.com,
77 min
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Andreas M. Antonopoulos on How Bitcoin Defeats ...
Andreas M. Antonopoulos and Charlie Shrem discuss the 4th property of money, how Bitcoin defeats it, and corruption in the US political system.
67 min
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Bitfinex CTO Paolo Ardoino on the 2012 Bitcoin ...
Paolo Ardoino and Charlie Shrem discuss the 2012 Bitcoin Wild West, and how tokenizing debt is one of the greatest economic experiments in history.
74 min
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CEO of AtomicWallet, Konstantin Gladych on Hack...
Konstantin Gladych and Charlie Shrem discuss crypto exchange hacking, Libra love/hate, and why government shouldn’t tell us what to think of other nations.
63 min
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Kris Marszalek of Hong Kong’s Crypto.com Render...
Kris Marszalek and Charlie Shrem discuss the phenomenal growth of crypto.com and the deep data insights user transactions show. As a financial and crypto expert Kris gives his view of how his products help bring privacy to traditional financial tools.
61 min
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Bestselling Author, Critic, & Bitcoiner Michael...
Michael Kimelman and Charlie Shrem discuss the criminal justice system and life in prison.
70 min
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Vinny Lingham on the Economy Apocalypse and Ano...
Vinny Lingham and Charlie Shrem discuss how Vinny’s creation of Civic Coin affects privacy and what’s the difference between privacy and anonymity. Vinny shares his critical points on entrepreneurship grit and how to be successful over the competition. Lastly, Vinny gives his prediction for Bitcoin in 2020 and beyond.
67 min
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Bitcoin Embassy Atlanta CEO Jeffrey Tucker on B...
Jeffrey Tucker and Charlie Shrem for a conversation about trade policies that have resulted in iPhones being thrown in the garbage, transformation of economics throughout history, and predictions for the future of cryptocurrency.
64 min
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Shapeshift Founder Erik Voorhees on Bitcoin Tri...
Erik Voorhees and Charlie Shrem discuss digital assets and why Erik actually loves Libra.
68 min
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SFOX Exec Danny Kim Describes Bitcoin OTC, Cust...
Danny Kim and Charlie Shrem discuss why he left traditional finance for crypto, how the trading space is evolving, and welcoming newcomers to the crypto revolution.
67 min
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BnkToTheFuture Founder Simon Dixon on Bank Prob...
Simon Dixon and Charlie Shrem discuss Bank Problems, Bitcoin’s Role in Solving Them, and Crypto Innovation
65 min
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BitPay Founder Stephen Pair Shares his Journey ...
Stephen Pair and Charlie Shrem discuss unique perspectives on Satoshi, the gorgeous simplicity of the white paper and how it gave rise to Bitcoin, using existing technology and coding language.
63 min
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eToro Founder and CEO Yoni Assia on Financial A...
Join Charlie and eToro CEO Yoni Assia, who at 25, founded the company that leveled the playing field for investors, eliminating the need for middlemen and giving regular people the tools to grow wealth.
69 min
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Charlie Lee Talks Founding Litecoin and the Ult...
Charlie Shrem interviews Charlie Lee, the founder of Litecoin, about Altcoins, Butterfly Labs, Ripple, and how crypto has changed from 2011 to today.
61 min
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Charlie Talks to Crypto OG Bobby Lee — Founder ...
Bobby Lee and Charlie Shrem discuss China’s unique and evolving relationship with Bitcoin
55 min
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Indian Politician Rajeev Chandrasekhar on India...
Rajeev Chandrasekhar and Charlie Shrem discuss how the crypto revolution is well underway, parallels between the 1980s early internet and early crypto, dealing with “anti-innovators,” the benefits of self-regulation before of government regulation, and how India is moving toward regulatory and legal frameworks for crypto and privacy.
54 min